Travel Departures: Tropical deals

THOMSON Holidays (081-200 8733) has cut pre-Christmas prices on its World Wide and Faraway Shores holidays. For example, a 14-night, room-only package from Gatwick to Goa is available from pounds 299. A 14-night, room-only deal to Barbados costs from pounds 549, while a seven-night, room-only holiday to the Gloucestershire Hotel in Jamaica's Montego Bay costs from pounds 575 - a saving of pounds 80 on the current brochure price.